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John D. Rockefeller, Sr.

Artist
Adrian Lamb, 1901 - 1988
Copy after
John Singer Sargent, 12 Jan 1856 - 15 Apr 1925
Sitter
John Davison Rockefeller, Sr., 8 Jul 1839 - 23 May 1937
Date
1967
Type
Painting
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
149cm x 116cm (58 11/16" x 45 11/16"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of John D. Rockefeller III
Object number
NPG.67.17
Provenance
Commissioned 1966 by NPG, funded by John D. Rockefeller 3rd, New York
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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